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11-28-2015 05:24 PM

longworth chuck hardware - 4 replies

Going to make a Longworth chuck and wanted to know who has the best chuck hardware? Thanks for any help. Bob

11-12-2015 06:44 PM

Red stain to look like Amish red oak - 0 replies

I made a stand out of red oak and want to stain it to the color of red Amish stain. I looked at some stains and thought someone may have stained to this color. I would like to know what you used? Thanks for any help. Bob

10-28-2015 02:09 PM

Wanted used Ringmaster lathe - 0 replies

Looking for a used Ringmaster lathe.

03-17-2015 01:37 PM

Quilted maple help - 4 replies

I need a real nice figured piece of quilted maple. It has to be at least 1/2×6 x 10 inches. I want to make a Keepsake Box for my granddaughter. It is for the top of the lid. Anyone know where I might get this? Thanks for any help. Bob

03-14-2015 03:04 PM

Black Splines - 9 replies

How can I make some 1/8 splines that need to be black? They are for splines in the ends of boxes. They are 1/8 thick and need to be black all the way thru as they get sanded. Thanks for any help. Bob

02-27-2015 04:30 PM

installing woodstringing on a dyed box lid - 1 reply

If you dye a box color you want how do you install white stringing after box has been dyed. If you just put it in as normal you will not be able to sand it level without sanding into the dyed wood. Thanks for any help. Bob

01-10-2015 07:35 PM

HVLP spraying - 2 replies

New to HVLP spraying and need info. On spraying waterbase lacquer what should I spray as a sealer. I see water base sealers, but don’t they raise the grain? Thanks for any help. Bob

08-08-2014 02:36 PM

Finishing walnut - 9 replies

when I put on a wood sealer on walnut it turns real dark. What is best way to finish walnut so you can see the grain and not have it turn real dark ? Thanks for any help. Bob

06-01-2014 02:38 PM

Inlay banding help - 2 replies

I never done banding before and would like to do it. I checked out bandings and there are many. I hope some of you who do banding may help me start out. What color banding looks good on oak – walnut – cherry – maple? My box lids will be 6×9 and what size size banding 1/4” or more? Thank you for any help. Bob

03-31-2014 07:34 PM

dado problem - 9 replies

I’m trying to cut 1/8 inch deep dadoes around the center of a keepsake box on top and 4 sides. I have done everything on my table saw and can’t get the dadoes to match. I made sure everything was in line on setup with a caliiper. for some reason one or more of the dadoes offsets the matching. Is there a better way to do these dadoes....

02-21-2014 04:50 PM

Keepsake box bottoms - 3 replies

Is it OK to use a cheap wood for the bottom of a box if you can’t see it inside the box. The bottom would be covered with felt. I was thinking of using poplar for the bottom instead of expensive wood as the main frame of the box. Bob

04-29-2013 05:37 PM

wood glass coasters - 1 reply

What would be the best finish to use on the coasters as water may be a problem from the drinking glass? Bob

10-11-2012 07:19 PM

Lazy susan help - 1 reply

I need to make a 26” dia. lazy susan for on a table. What thickness should top piece be? What size and thickness should bottom piece be?

07-30-2011 08:57 PM

Router problem - 6 replies

I need to put slots in round wood disc. I tried a regular and spiral bit in my router table. Problem is I get tear out. The slots are 3/8” wide and 1/4” deep. Any suggestions? Thanks for any help. Bob

02-09-2011 11:23 PM

Olivewood - 1 reply

I need to buy a piece of light colored Olivewood 3/4”x 4”x7” or 8”. Hope someone can help me out. Thanks for any help. Bob

02-08-2011 05:25 PM

Ambrosia Maple Finish - 2 replies

I’m looking for what would be a good finish for a Ambrosia maple picture frame. Has any one finished any ambrosia maple? Never worked with this wood before. Thanks for any help. Bob

02-02-2011 03:14 PM

Thinning mineral oil - 1 reply

Can you thin mineral oil? Bob

06-26-2010 05:25 PM

Spindle sander table top revise - 0 replies

I have a Delta Boss spindle sander and need one with a tilting top. Has anyone come up with a jig to do tilting at an angle on the Delta. Thanks for any help. Bob

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